Dr. Kalyan Kalava, MD

Dr. Kalyan Kalava, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 40
(18)
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Dr. Kalyan Kalava, MD is an interventional pain medicine specialist in Gardner, MA and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from University Of Health Sciences / Osmania Medical College in 2001 and specializes in interventional pain medicine and pain medicine.

242 Green St

Gardner, MA 01440

Contact Information

(978) 630-5045

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Humana
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Network Health
  • QualCare
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Kalava performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Kalava "I SPECIALIZE IN TREATING CHRONIC SPINAL PAIN AND CHRONIC NON SPINAL PAIN WITH NON-NARCOTIC PAIN MEDICATION AND MINIMALLY INVASIVE INTERVENTIONS"
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Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of Health Sciences / Osmania Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • New York Methodist Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • New York Methodist Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Louisiana State University Health Shreveport / School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kalava has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kalava's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kalava to family and friends
2.9
based on 18 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Kalava's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

MRI clearly shows my spine issue yet From start to finish I have been treated like a drug seeker even though lab results confirmed no drug or alcohol use as I stated. The doctor is very quiet and does not make eye contact. He does not explain treatment. The staff does not return calls in a timely...more
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The worst Dr in the world. Cares about your money...not about your well being!!
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Ive had to tell the doctor the same information repeatedly about my pain and treatment at other facilities. He walks out of the office without even saying goodbye, very awkward. I dont feel he has any empathy for his patients, I feel like a criminal sitting in the office. My wife is also a patient...more
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The dr was not very patient friendly , had no interest in my actual pain issue, treated me like I was drug seeking when I was clearly open to any alternatives. He abruptly left the discussion, I did a urine test and based on a very very low level of legal marijuana, less than the lab detection...more
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